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How do I get my glasses to look cleaner?

2017-06-20 14:45 #0 by: Evelina

I don't have a dishwasher. I get really annoyed when the drinking glasses don't look clean after I wash them by hand with a sponge, dish soap and hot water.

I usually let them air dry on the rack. I have also tried drying them by hand, but no luck.

We just bought new glasses a few weeks ago and now they already look pretty gross.

I know I'm probably just being silly, but is there any way to get them to look cleaner?

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2017-06-20 20:49 #1 by: Niklas

The unclean parts, what are they? Do you drink milk in them?

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2017-06-20 21:28 #2 by: Evelina

No milk.  Its normally just water lines/marks. The wine glasses are older and look the dirtiest for some reason. 

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2017-06-21 08:56 #3 by: Niklas

You can try putting them overnight in a "balja" with water and salt that's been mixed. That removes tea and coffee stains but I guess it will remove other stains too.

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2017-06-21 10:30 #4 by: Evelina

Hmm, ok i'll try that. I think I'm also going to try diluted vinegar and see what happens. 

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2017-06-21 10:49 #5 by: Niklas

That was my next suggestion if the salt didn't work. You can try rubbing a glass with a cloth soaked in vinegar or vinegar extract. Rinse afterwards.

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2017-06-21 11:54 #6 by: Evelina

Ok thanks!

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